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BTS Skytrain

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Bangkok’s answer to mass transit started operating in December 1999 and is a convenient and useful way of getting around the city.
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed today via mobile

I travel to Bangkok and BTS was my main mode of transportation. A lot of people but very convenient and less hassle.

Thank Apple Jane D
Reviewed today

Traffic in Bangkok can be terrible so the Skytrain is a great way to avoid it. The trains are clean and relatively spacious, with good air conditioning which is essential! Very reasonably priced and the perfect choice if it goes where you want to be....More

Thank DanATCE
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The BTS skytrain is absolutely great! Queue up and get in. The clarity in the maps and ticketing makes it easy even for a first time tourist.

Thank Jaba B
Reviewed yesterday

Seems hard to understand the map until you really look at it, then its the easiest thing in the world. Inexpensive, very fast mode of travel and clean. Everyone uses it and at times it can feel like youre on top of each other but...More

Thank matthew z
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are in a small travel group, e.g. group of 2, it would be costly to travel by taxi or Grab car. Taking sky train is perfect for lesser expenses. Daily passes is available if you travel frequent. Or else, just buy the token...More

Thank JY Q
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The BTS is a good public transportion system. Some of the stations now has ticket vending machine that accept notes. Very convenience. Good public transportation system that connects the various tourist spots.

Thank Vacation801423
Reviewed yesterday

You can get from the airport link to the city much faster than a cab. Only problem is it closes later in the evening. Otherwise, the smart way to move about the town.

Thank ken347340
Reviewed yesterday

Taking the BTS is easy and much faster than taking a taxi or Grab as it does not Jam. The only downside is that it's very very packed during peak hours and you will be squeezed.

Thank Brandon1M1
Reviewed yesterday

Gets you from A to B easily. Trains are clean. Plentiful. Easy to use. Found it was much more convenient than travelling around on the roads.

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed yesterday

Easy to move around in Bangkok getting to places or connect to bus/taxi. Easy to buy tickets via machines.

Thank JewooCha
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lleerph
3 September 2018|
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Response from Matt T | Reviewed this property |
Not that I’ve seen. There are three types of machines; basic ones at every station that accept coins only, and two larger types at some stations that accept bank notes.
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WAI LIN T
18 August 2018|
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Response from Christopher D | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase a single journey ticket at each station. The machines accept coin only, however the ticket counters will accept notes. You can also purchase a top up card for a small fee at the ticket counter, this way... More
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_meilantai
19 July 2018|
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Response from Rawhi A | Reviewed this property |
Thais are generally kind to the elderly. But BTS is another story as didn't see much good access for the disabled. Some stations do not even have escalators, just stairs, plenty of them and my wife, who has back problems... More
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